August 24, 2016
Earthquake in Amatrice, M 6.2

by Jens-Uwe Klügel, PhD

Italy was hit again by a damaging earthquake during the night of August 24, 2016. Different values of magnitude have been assigned to the quake by different agencies ranging from M6 to M6.2. The estimated number of human losses is still unclear …

August 22, 2016
Newsletter #3

by Jens-Uwe Kluuml;gel, PhD

ISSO members discussed several ideas how to get a better link between seismology and earthquake engineering. In compliance with our position paper we want to prepare the society to be prepared for the worst possible event that can be supported by science. A reasonable way to promote this Intention….